In this week’s top stories: Galaxy Note 7 launch details, Nexus (and Nexus Launcher) leaks, the best Android phones for August, and much more. 

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The Galaxy Note 7 launch made up much of our top shared stories this week. We went hands-on with first impressions and gave you the rundown on preorders and a free Gear Fit 2 deal available through Sprint and T-Mobile.

The Nexus leaks continued this week including a downloadable APK of Google’s new Nexus Launcher alongside many more details about the much rumored upcoming Nexus phones.

We also gave you our monthly rundown on the best flagship and budget Android phones for August, and we reviewed the new $99 ZTE ZMax Pro in this week’s top videos. Head below for these and the rest of this week’s top stories.

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